Non-conservative forces in optical tweezers

David G. Grier

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Abstract

    The force exerted by an optical trap includes a solenoidal component that can be harnessed to drive all-optical machines, and also has a surprising in uence on the thermodynamics of optically trapped objects.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
    StatePublished - 2010
    EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2010 - Rochester, NY, United States
    Duration: Oct 24 2010Oct 28 2010

    Other

    OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2010
    CountryUnited States
    CityRochester, NY
    Period10/24/1010/28/10

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    nonconservative forces
    Optical tweezers
    traps
    Thermodynamics
    thermodynamics

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Instrumentation
    • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Grier, D. G. (2010). Non-conservative forces in optical tweezers. In Optics InfoBase Conference Papers

    Non-conservative forces in optical tweezers. / Grier, David G.

    Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. 2010.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Grier, DG 2010, Non-conservative forces in optical tweezers. in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2010, Rochester, NY, United States, 10/24/10.
    Grier DG. Non-conservative forces in optical tweezers. In Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. 2010
    Grier, David G. / Non-conservative forces in optical tweezers. Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. 2010.
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